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Number of Records Matching Query: 119
 
POPULAR TV SHOWS 1968EVENT
 
Event Date: 1st January 1968
Description: TOP TV SHOWS OF 1968
 
Summary: 1968-69 1 Rowan and Martin's Laugh-In NBC 2 Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C. CBS 3 Bonanza NBC 4 Mayberry R.F.D. CBS 5 Family Affair CBS 6 Gunsmoke CBS 7 Julia NBC 8 The Dean Martin Show NBC 9 Here's Lucy CBS 10 The Beverly Hillbillies CBS 11 Mission: Impossible (tie) CBS 11 Bewitched (tie) ABC 11 The Red Skelton Hour (tie) CBS 14 My Three Sons CBS 15 The Glen Campbell Goodtime Hour CBS 16 Ironside NBC 17 The Virginian NBC 18 The F.B.I. ABC 19 Green Acres CBS 20 Dragnet NBC 
 

CUBA GOODING JRBORN
 
Sub Title: Acting, Musician
Event Date: 2nd January 1968
Description: Actor, USA
 

THE BEATLESEVENT
 
Event Date: 5th January 1968
 
Summary: MAGICAL MYSTERY TOUR TELEVISED. 1968 SHOWN IN COLOR ON BBC, 2 FOR THE FIRST TIME 
 

KEITH NORRISBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 8th January 1968
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist , Composer, USA
 

JOHNNY CASH - PERFORMS AT FOLSOM PRISONEVENT
 
Event Date: 13th January 1968
Description: Johnny Cash records his legendary concert at Folsom State Prison.
 
Summary: Johnny Cash records his legendary concert at Folsom State Prison. The resulting album, At Folsom Prison, becomes a huge international success and a cornerstone of his music catalog; the lead single, "Folsom Prison Blues" 
 

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1968EVENT
 
Event Date: 20th January 1968
 
Summary: MANFRED MANN. "THE MIGHTY QUINN" 
 

JOHN MACALUSOBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 21st January 1968
Description: Dancer, USA
 

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1968EVENT
 
Event Date: 27th January 1968
 
Summary: GEORGIE FAME. "THE BALLAD OF BONNIE AND CLYDE" 
 

TRACY LAWRENCEBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 27th January 1968
Description: Vocalist, USA
 

LISA MARIE PRESLEYBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 1st February 1968
Description: Vocalist , USA
 

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1968EVENT
 
Event Date: 3rd February 1968
 
Summary: "GREEN TAMBOURINE" BY THE LEMON PIPERS 
 

GARY COLEMANBORN
 
Sub Title: Acting
Event Date: 8th February 1968
Description: Actor, USA
 

ALEJANDRA GUZMANBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 9th February 1968
Description: Vocalist , Actress, USA
 

CHYNNA PHILLIPSBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician, Acting
Event Date: 12th February 1968
Description: Vocalist, Actress, USA
 

JOSH BROLINBORN
 
Sub Title: Acting
Event Date: 12th February 1968
Description: Actor, USA
 

TERRI HENDRIXBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 13th February 1968
Description: Vocalist , Composer, Guitarist, Harmanica, USA
 

JULES ASNERBORN
 
Sub Title: Acting
Event Date: 14th February 1968
Description: Television personality, writer, and former fashion model. USA
 

LITTLE WALTEREVENT
 
Event Date: 15th February 1968
 

LITTLE WALTERDIED
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 15th February 1968
Description: Vocalist, Harmonacist, USA
 

MOLLY RINGWALDBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician, Acting
Event Date: 18th February 1968
Description: Actress, Singer, Dancer, USA
 

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1968EVENT
 
Event Date: 18th February 1968
 
Summary: MANFRED MANN. "THE MIGHTY QUINN" 
 

BRADLEY NOWELLBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 22nd February 1968
Description: Vocalist, USA
 

FRANK WOODLEYBORN
 
Sub Title: Comedian
Event Date: 25th February 1968
Description: Stand-up, television, theatre, books, Australia
 

FRANKIE LYMONDIED
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 27th February 1968
Description: Vocalist , USA
 

FRANKIE LYMONEVENT
 
Event Date: 28th February 1968
 

MEGAN FOLLOWSBORN
 
Sub Title: Acting
Event Date: 14th March 1968
Description: Actress, Canadian
 

THE BEATLESEVENT
 
Event Date: 15th March 1968
 
Summary: LADY MADONNA WAS RELEASED IN 1968 ORIGINALLY WRITTEN FOR FATS DOMINO 
 

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1968EVENT
 
Event Date: 16th March 1968
 
Summary: LOUIS ARMSTRONG "WONDERFUL WORLD" 
 

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1968EVENT
 
Event Date: 16th March 1968
 
Summary: OTIS REDDING. "SITTIN ON THE DOCK OF THE BAY" 
 

DAMON ALBARNBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 23rd March 1968
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Record Producer
 

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1968EVENT
 
Event Date: 23rd March 1968
 
Summary: DAVE DEE, DOZY, BEAKY, MICK AND TICH "THE LEGEND OF XANADU" 
 

KENNY CHESNEYBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 26th March 1968
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, USA
 

GRAPEFRUITEVENT
 
Event Date: 27th March 1968
 

JON LEE - (DRUMMER)BORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 28th March 1968
Description: Guitarist, Drummer, USA
 

CELINE DIONBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 30th March 1968
Description: Vocalist, Canada
 

SKEETS MACDONALDDIED
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 31st March 1968
Description: Vocalist, Actor, Composer
 

GINA JEFFREYSBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician, Composer
Event Date: 1st April 1968
Description: Vocalist, Australia
 

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLEEVENT
 
Event Date: 1st April 1968
Description: In March 1968, it was released as a single, backed with "The Inner Light."
 
Summary: "THE BEATLES ". "Lady Madonna" is a song by the Beatles, primarily written by Paul McCartney (credited to Lennon–McCartney). The song was recorded on 3 and 6 February 1968 before the Beatles left for India. This single was the last release by the band on Parlophone in the United Kingdom, where it reached No 1 
 

PAULA COLEBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 5th April 1968
Description: Vocalist, Pianist, USA
 

CLIFF RICHARDEVENT
 
Event Date: 6th April 1968
 

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE "CLIFF RICHARD"EVENT
 
Event Date: 16th April 1968
 
Summary: "CONGRATULATIONS" 
 

ASHLEY JUDDBORN
 
Sub Title: Actor, Musician
Event Date: 19th April 1968
Description: Actress
 

STEVE SHOLESDIED
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 22nd April 1968
Description: Saxophone, clarinet
 

HAIREVENT
 
Event Date: 29th April 1968
 
Summary: STAGE SHOW OPENS.1968.BROADWAY 
 

HAIREVENT
 
Event Date: 29th April 1968
 
Summary: OPENS ON BROADWAY IN 1967 
 

MARY HOPKINEVENT
 
Event Date: 4th May 1968
 

BUFFALO SPRINGFIELDEVENT
 
Event Date: 5th May 1968
 

GEORGE D HAYDIED
 
Sub Title: Non Entertainer
Event Date: 9th May 1968
Description: Radio Host, Promoter
 

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1968EVENT
 
Event Date: 25th May 1968
 
Summary: GARRY PUCKETT AND THE UNION GAP "YOUNG GIRL" 
 

THE ROLLING STONESEVENT
 
Event Date: 25th May 1968
 

LITTLE WILLIE JOHNDIED
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 26th May 1968
Description: Vocalist, USA
 

KYLIE MINOGUEBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 28th May 1968
Description: Vocalist, Actress, Australia
 

JASON DONOVANBORN
 
Sub Title: Acting, Musician
Event Date: 1st June 1968
Description: Vocalist , Actor, Australia
 

STEPHANIE SARGENTBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 1st June 1968
Description: Guitarist.USA
 

DIANA MANGANOBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 2nd June 1968
Description: Vocalist , Composer, USA
 

MERRIL BAINBRIDGEBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 2nd June 1968
Description: Vocalist, Australia
 

FRED MCDOWELLEVENT
 
Event Date: 3rd June 1968
 

JAMIE ONEALBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 3rd June 1968
Description: Vocalist, Australia
 

BRETT JAMESBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 5th June 1968
Description: Singer-songwriter, record producer
 

ESTHER OFARIMBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 13th June 1968
Description: Vocalist, Israeli
 

GARY MILLER - (SINGER)DIED
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 15th June 1968
Description: Vocalist , Actor, UK
 

WES MONTGOMERYDIED
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 15th June 1968
Description: Guitarist, USA
 

PATRICK WAITEBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 16th June 1968
Description: Bassist, UK
 

TONY HANCOCKDIED
 
Sub Title: Acting
Event Date: 24th June 1968
Description: Actor, Comeidian, UK
 

NUMBER 1 UK ALBUM 1968EVENT
 
Event Date: 26th June 1968
 
Summary: THE SMALL FACES. "OGDENS NUT GONE FLAKE ". 
 

ELVIS PRESLEYEVENT
 
Event Date: 27th June 1968
 
Summary: FIRST TELEVISION SPECIAL. 1968. NBC. 
 

THE YARDBIRDSEVENT
 
Event Date: 7th July 1968
 

THE BEATLESEVENT
 
Event Date: 17th July 1968
 
Summary: THE PREMIER OF "YELLOW SUBMARINE". 1968 
 

ALEX DESERTBORN
 
Sub Title: Acting
Event Date: 18th July 1968
Description: Actor, Haitian-American
 

TANIA KERNAGHANBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 18th July 1968
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Composer, Australia
 

IRON BUTTERFLYEVENT
 
Event Date: 20th July 1968
 

JANIS JOPLINEVENT
 
Event Date: 25th July 1968
 

NERVOUS NORVUSDIED
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 25th July 1968
Description: Vocalist, Composer , USA
 

THE DOORSEVENT
 
Event Date: 3rd August 1968
 

LUTHER PERKINSDIED
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 5th August 1968
Description: Guitarist, USA
 

TERRI CLARKBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 5th August 1968
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Composer, Canada
 

LYNN STRAITBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 7th August 1968
Description: Vocalist , Composer, USA
 

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1968EVENT
 
Event Date: 8th August 1968
 
Summary: TOMMY JAMES AND THE SHONDELS. "MONY MONY" 
 

DEEP PURPLEEVENT
 
Event Date: 10th August 1968
 

NUMBER 1 USA ALBUM 1968EVENT
 
Event Date: 10th August 1968
 
Summary: CREAM "WHEELS OF FIRE" 
 

THE BANDEVENT
 
Event Date: 10th August 1968
 

DEBRA MESSINGBORN
 
Sub Title: Acting
Event Date: 15th August 1968
Description: Actress, USA
 

JOE HINTONDIED
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 15th August 1968
Description: Vocalist
 

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1968EVENT
 
Event Date: 17th August 1968
 
Summary: THE CRAZY WORLD OF ARTUR BROWN. "FIRE" 
 

NUMBER 1 USA ALBUM 1968EVENT
 
Event Date: 23rd August 1968
 
Summary: JOHNNY CASH. "JOHNNY CASH AT SAN QUENTIN" 
 

THE BEATLESEVENT
 
Event Date: 30th August 1968
 
Summary: RECORD THEIR FIRST SINGLE ON THEIR OWN LABEL APPLE, "HEY JUDE. 1968.HAVING THE LONGEST FADE OUT TO BE RECORDED 
 

ANASTACIABORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 17th September 1968
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
 

FRANCHOT TONEDIED
 
Sub Title: Acting
Event Date: 18th September 1968
Description: Actor, USA
 

RED FOLEYEVENT
 
Event Date: 19th September 1968
 

RED FOLEYDIED
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 19th September 1968
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
 

RICKI LAKEBORN
 
Sub Title: Acting
Event Date: 21st September 1968
Description: Actress, TV host, USA
 

DEWEY PHILLIPSDIED
 
Sub Title: Non Entertainer
Event Date: 28th September 1968
Description: Disc Jockey
 

MICHELLE MELDRUMBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 28th September 1968
Description: Guitarist, USA
 

NAOMI WATTSBORN
 
Sub Title: Acting
Event Date: 28th September 1968
Description: Actress, GB
 

NO 1 UK SINGLE 1968EVENT
 
Event Date: 28th September 1968
 
Summary: THOSE WERE THE DAYS BY MARY HOPKINS 
 

TONI BRAXTONBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 7th October 1968
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Actress, USA
 

HUGH JACKMANBORN
 
Sub Title: Actor, Musician
Event Date: 12th October 1968
Description: Vocalist, Dancer, Actor, Australian
 

CARLOS MARINBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 13th October 1968
Description: Vocalist, Spanish
 

ZIGGY MARLEYBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 17th October 1968
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Jamaica
 

SINITTABORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 19th October 1968
Description: Singer, Songwriter, UK
 

BUD FLANAGANDIED
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 20th October 1968
Description: Vocalist, UK
 

VANILLA ICEBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 31st October 1968
Description: Vocalist, USA
 

CYNTHIA AND JOHN LENNONEVENT
 
Event Date: 8th November 1968
 
Summary: DIVORCED. 1968 
 

KOKOMO ARNOLDDIED
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 8th November 1968
Description: Guitarist, Composer, USA
 

YELLOW SUBMARINEEVENT
 
Event Date: 13th November 1968
 
Summary: PREMIERS USA 1968 
 

BRIAN YALEBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 14th November 1968
Description: Bassist, USA
 

ALEX JAMESBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 21st November 1968
Description: Vocalist, Bassist, UK
 

THE BEATLESEVENT
 
Event Date: 21st November 1968
 
Summary: WHITE ALBUM RELEASED 1968 
 

JOHN LENNONEVENT
 
Event Date: 29th November 1968
 

NUMBER ONE USA SINGLE 1968EVENT
 
Event Date: 1st December 1968
 
Summary: DIANA ROSS AND THE SUPREMES. "LOVE CHILD". 
 

LUCY LIUBORN
 
Sub Title: Acting
Event Date: 2nd December 1968
Description: Actress, USA
 

RAZZLEBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 2nd December 1968
Description: Drummer, UK
 

ELVIS PRESLEY COMEBACK SPECIALEVENT
 
Event Date: 3rd December 1968
Description: Elvis Presleys 1968 Comeback Special
 
Summary: Elvis Presley's '68 Comeback Special airs on NBC. Although this special focuses more on the pop/rock side of his musical talents, the special will reinvigorate Presley's career in both the country and mainstream pop genres. 
 

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1968EVENT
 
Event Date: 12th December 1968
 
Summary: MARVIN GAYE. "I HEARD IT THROUGH THE GRAPEVINE". 
 

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1968EVENT
 
Event Date: 14th December 1968
 
Summary: SCAFFOLD. "LILLY THE PINK". 
 

APOLLO 8EVENT
 
Event Date: 21st December 1968
 
Summary: LAUNCHED INTO THE MOONS ORBIT. 1968. 
 

DOYLE BRAMHALL IIBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 24th December 1968
Description: Guitarist, Composer, USA
 

TINA LAWTONDIED
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 24th December 1968
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Australia
 

GEORGE LEWISDIED
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 31st December 1968
Description: Clarinetist, US
 

 
 
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